Walapane is located in the Nuwara Eliya district, which is the third district of the central province of Sri Lanka. Wherever you stop to visit in the villages around Walapane there are stunning views and warm hospitality to welcome you. Walapane was originally neamed Wathumulla and is located one hour north of Nuwara Eliya and two hours southeast of Kandy. The area features magnificent tea plantations and factories and picturesque mountains and these are just a few of the attractions that you can enjoy in the rural Sri Lanka. The region has an international reputation for its quality tea production which was initially started during the English colony period. There are endless hours of bird watching to be enjoyed beautiful river and waterfalls to be explored along with hiking walking and other recreational activities which can all be experienced in a cooler climate perfect for the outdoor and indoor activities that are on offer.